"Metis Society of Saskatchewan"

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Database ID27416
InstitutionSaskatchewan Archives Board
Fonds/CollectionMetis Society of Saskatchewan
File/Item ReferenceG-522
Date of creation1946
Physical description/extentone volume; 1.1 cm of textual records
Number of images73
Scope and contentFile contains a report of the proceedings of a conference of the Metis of Saskatchewan, hosted by Premier T. C. Douglas on 30 July 1946. They discuss issues facing the Metis after WW II and organizational difficulties. The minister of Social Welfare was present, as were two people from his department. The goal of the CCF was to address the needs of the Metis who were deemed "underpriviledged" by Premier Douglas.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Specific document typesReports
Provenance Access PointMetis Society of Saskatchewan
Language of materialEnglish
PlaceRegina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 6
Treaty 8
Treaty 10
Cultural regionPlains
NamesBallantyne, W. J.
Douglas, Thomas Clement (Tommy), 1904-1986 (Premier, MP)
Pritchard, Solomon
Shumiatcher, Dr. Morris C.
Metis -- History
Metis -- Communities
Government departments -- Saskatchewan Indian and Metis Department
Assistance -- Welfare -- Provincial
Government departments -- Social Welfare and Rehabilitation
Date Range(s)1940-1949
Permanent Link https://digital.scaa.sk.ca/ourlegacy/permalink/27416